Tom Stickney II


2014 GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professionals

Tom Stickney II

Bighorn Golf Club and The Promontory Club

255 Palowet Drive

Palm Desert, CA 92260

Over the course of Tom’s teaching career he has won numerous teaching awards including Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher, Golf Digest Top 20 Teachers Under 40, Golf Digest Best Young Teachers, Golf Tips Magazine Top 25 Teachers, Golf Inc. Top 10 Innovators, Golf Digest and Golf Magazine Best in State, but states that his Trackman Master’s Certification is one of his proudest achievements to date.

Facility type: Public

Past awards/recognitions:

  • GRAA Top 50 Growth of the Game Teaching Professional
  • Golf Tips Top-25 Instructor
  • Golf Magazine Top 100
  • Golf Digest Top 20
  • Golf Digest Best in State

Technology used in instruction:

  • V1
  • Trackman
  • GURU 3D Motion Analysis
  • Sam Putt Lab
  • Quick Ball Launch Putting
  • Casio HD Camera

Growth of the game initiatives: 

  • Golf Digest Instructional Series
  • Top 100 Summit Speaker
  • weekly instructional provider